Agenda 9:00am Registration and Welcome Coffee 9:30am Welcome Note Hany Aly Executive Vice President Enterprise Business, Commercial, du Harald A. Summa CEO, DE-CIX 9:45am Expanding Into New Markets A Strategy Guide Supporting Hurricane Electric global network reach to over 36 countries and over 169 Internet Exchanges. Focus on global connectivity and new markets. Walt has been working in the in the Internet industry for over 20 years. Before Hurricane Electric, Walt was an IP Business Development Manager at Amazon supporting over 64 new CDN builds including new markets including Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, India, Taiwan, Philippines and Australia. Walt Wollny Director of Interconnection Strategy - Hurricane Electric Download presentation 10:15am Mixed reality for corporate communication, interactive digital content, live events, theme park entertainment experiences and original IP Pixomondo develops and produces stunning visual effects and innovative entertainment experiences with award winning success: (oscar winning) Academy Award®, four Emmy® Awards and a number of VES Awards. While Pixomondo is widely known for it´s award-winning visual effects work, Pixomondo maintains a diversified portfolio of business activities which include corporate communication, interactive digital content, live events, theme park entertainment experiences and original IP. Will show the dramatic change in communication and impact on media and other branches/traffic. Pascal Tonecker Managing Producer and COO, Pixomondo 10:45am Optimizing Multicloud Interconnection at the Digital Edge As digital disruption becomes more pervasive, organizations must keep pace with new technologies and business models to survive - What’s the State of the Cloud? Hybrid Cloud, Multicloud on the Rise - The B2B interconnection challenge - Connect to Multiple Clouds at the Digital Edge Brian Lillie Chief Product Officer, Equinix 11:00am Coffee Break 11:30am New solutions for an interconnected world Disruptive Changes, legally, technically, DE-CIX Strategy therefore changed to an interconnection service company, based on IX, open to serve the new needs. Ivo A. Ivanov Chief Strategic & Corporate Development Officer, DE-CIX Download presentation 12:00pm Closing Panel Discussion 12:30pm Lunch The UAE-IX Peering Cruise started at 2pm, and returned to Dubai Marina Yacht Club by 6pm.